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Financial Economics


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The programme provides 'state of the art'- knowledge in modern financial economics, including asset pricing, risk management, international finance and monetary policy, and financial regulation.
This programme provides you with 'state of the art'- knowledge in modern financial economics, including asset pricing, risk management, international finance and financial regulation. The focus is less on theoretical modelling and more on the application of these concepts in the real world. The programme includes recent developments in behavioral finance and courses on institutional effects and cultural biases. This unique focus equips students not only with traditional approaches in finance, but also with a sound understanding of human behaviour in financial markets.

Graduates are well equipped for careers in banking or investment, consulting in financial or finance-related sectors and in multinational firms where (inter)national financial markets play an important role, or for careers in central banks, finance ministries or supra-national institutions, such as the IMF or World Bank.




Master of Science


1 year

ECTS credits



Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2023/2024

€ 2,314


Application requirements

A Dutch Bachelor's degree (or equivalent, from a research university) in Economics or a closely-related discipline, with a fair number of courses in Micro and Macro Economics and data-analysis courses.

Language requirements

Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English
IELTS overall band
TOEFL internet based

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Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
1 Sep '24 1 May '24 1 Apr '24


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Fullbright-Radboud Scholarships

NL Scholarship

The NL Scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s in the Netherlands.

Orange Knowledge Programma (OKP)

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StuNed Scholarship Programme

StuNed Scholarships for master studies, short courses and customised training programmes are available for Indonesian professionals with at least 2 years' work experience in a development-related organisation.


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